Renewed probes as different Ford Kuga model catches fire

2018-03-09 17:26

A 2016 1.5l Ford Kuga model has recently caught alight, stoking fears that the challenge of combusting car engines has not been adequately dealt with.

What car matches your salary?

2017-08-24 06:01

Have a look at which cars you can buy with your current monthly salary.

Electricity is the fuel of the future you can enjoy today

2017-07-20 13:42

There’s a revolution under way in the automotive world that will transform how we get around, this will probably change over the coming years.

10 things everyone should ask when buying a used car

2017-03-23 10:56

We have compiled a list of ten questions that every prospective buyer of a used vehicle should consider before they lay down the cash and sign on the dotted line.

Yellow cabs are safer, study finds

2017-03-07 21:19

Yellow taxis have significantly fewer accidents than cabs of a darker hue, according to research that scientists say could end up saving lives and money.

A first-time buyer’s guide to purchasing a vehicle

2016-12-20 06:01

Purchasing a car can be a daunting process, with contracts, financing and various other factors all playing a role in a buyer’s final decision.

SA vehicles sales: Top locally-built cars, bakkies

2016-10-04 09:04

South Africa has a long and proud motoring tradition of manufacturing vehicles for local conditions and exports. We list the best-selling cars and bakkies for September 2016.

The rise of the hydrogen-powered car

2016-03-28 08:00

Not that long ago the electric vehicle was introduced to motorists. Now the next big thing in emission-free driving is the hydrogen-powered car.

Mitsubishi may open assembly plant in Nigeria

2015-11-20 19:35

Mitsubishi says it expects to open an assembly plant in Nigeria next year, joining the growing list of car markers setting up local assembly plants.

Hyundai truck plant opens it doors

2014-09-05 11:06

Hyundai South Africa has rolled off the first trucks from their new assembly plant in Gauteng, as they look to secure a piece of the commercial vehicle sector pie.


Consumer reports: Which brands make the most reliable cars?

2018-02-23 13:00

Genesis, Audi and BMW emerged as the top three performing brands in the luxury automotive sector says Consumer Reports.

5 celebrities and the cars they endorsed

2017-08-17 06:06

Let’s take a look at some local and international celebrities and the vehicle brands that they have aligned themselves with.

Long, hard road ahead for car owners, report warns

2017-04-20 14:26

Consumers will be holding onto their vehicles for longer, given the recent downgrade to junk status, says an industry expert.

DIY: How to get that new car smell in your used car

2017-03-09 06:01

When buying a new car, that new car smell when you first enter the driver’s seat with your keys in your hand seems to sum up the experience as a whole.

Our top 5 cars from The Grand Tour lapboard

2017-03-02 06:00

We have our favourite cars that have been featured on the lapboard, and here are our reasons we love these speed machines.

#My2Million: What car would you buy with R2-million?

2016-11-10 06:00

If you were given a R2-million to spend on any one or more cars of your choice, which would you pick?

SA new vehicle sales: Best-selling locally built cars, bakkies

2016-09-06 07:00

Price increases, exchange rate weakness and vehicle production inflation resulted in a substantial drop in vehicle sales during August, reports Naamsa.

Car-buying tips for the New Year

2016-01-11 18:18

Many car buyers delayed their car purchases to have a car registered in the new year, but it does have its drawbacks, explains an expert.

More cars in desert than London or NYC

2015-03-16 12:31

The number of vehicles in Dubai has doubled in eight years to 540 for every 1000 people - proportionately, that's more than New York.

Dirty cops: 'Policing the police in SA'

2014-08-15 09:13

'The concept of dirty cops is nothing new but I cannot help feel that not enough resources are expended on policing the police,' writes Wheels24 reader JOE BLACK.

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